The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 133 174 186
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 129 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.03% 1.29% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.50% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 108 83 85
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5601 6148 6774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 88.01% 85.88% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4573 5073 5453
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,957
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +6 34 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Hertfordshire +22 33 £45,000 -16.66% 2
Essex +32 25 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Suffolk - 16 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire -21 11 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Bedfordshire +2 10 £65,000 +46.06% 2
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 235 (90.73%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (49.42%) Scrum
3 85 (32.82%) Finance
4 83 (32.05%) Business Analysis
5 61 (23.55%) BDD
6 58 (22.39%) Kanban
7 57 (22.01%) JIRA
8 50 (19.31%) C#
9 48 (18.53%) Degree
10 47 (18.15%) Mentoring
11 46 (17.76%) Confluence
12 44 (16.99%) SQL Server
12 44 (16.99%) .NET
13 43 (16.60%) Software Engineering
14 42 (16.22%) Coaching
15 37 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (13.90%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (13.51%) Project Management
17 35 (13.51%) Computer Science
18 34 (13.13%) Marketing
19 33 (12.74%) Microsoft
19 33 (12.74%) SDLC
20 31 (11.97%) Waterfall
20 31 (11.97%) Java
21 27 (10.42%) Unit Testing
22 26 (10.04%) SQL
23 25 (9.65%) HTML
23 25 (9.65%) Use Case
24 23 (8.88%) JavaScript
24 23 (8.88%) Wireframes

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (17.76%) Confluence
2 12 (4.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.93%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.16%) Drupal
6 2 (0.77%) WordPress
7 1 (0.39%) Apache
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.16%) Google Play
3 3 (1.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.02%) Big Data
3 12 (4.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.70%) CouchDB
4 7 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.70%) HBase
4 7 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.70%) Neo4j
4 7 (2.70%) Redis
4 7 (2.70%) Riak
5 6 (2.32%) MySQL
6 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.77%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.39%) Power BI
9 1 (0.39%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 57 (22.01%) JIRA
2 21 (8.11%) NUnit
3 18 (6.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.79%) Cucumber
4 15 (5.79%) Jenkins
5 14 (5.41%) JUnit
5 14 (5.41%) Ranorex
6 12 (4.63%) Maven
7 9 (3.47%) Selenium
8 6 (2.32%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.54%) Subversion
10 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.77%) Mockito
12 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.39%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (0.39%) Log4Net
12 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 85 (32.82%) Finance
2 34 (13.13%) Marketing
3 12 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.25%) Retail
5 7 (2.70%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.93%) Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) Automotive
7 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 160 (61.78%) Analyst
2 149 (57.53%) Business Analyst
3 52 (20.08%) Developer
4 41 (15.83%) Agile Business Analyst
5 37 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
5 37 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
5 37 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 31 (11.97%) Senior Business Analyst
7 24 (9.27%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Finance Business Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Financial Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Financial Business Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Service Analyst
8 20 (7.72%) Software Analyst
9 17 (6.56%) Developer in Test
10 15 (5.79%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.41%) Business IT Analyst
11 14 (5.41%) IT Business Analyst
11 14 (5.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.99%) .NET
2 25 (9.65%) HTML
3 20 (7.72%) CSS
4 18 (6.95%) .NET Framework
4 18 (6.95%) ASP.NET
5 17 (6.56%) Entity Framework
5 17 (6.56%) HTML5
6 14 (5.41%) Spring
7 13 (5.02%) jQuery
7 13 (5.02%) RESTful
8 12 (4.63%) Apache Camel
8 12 (4.63%) REST
9 11 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (4.25%) JSON
10 10 (3.86%) AngularJS
10 10 (3.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (3.86%) Web Services
11 7 (2.70%) D3.js
11 7 (2.70%) Leaflet
11 7 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.72%) Mathematics
4 15 (5.79%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.79%) User Experience
4 15 (5.79%) Virtual Team
5 13 (5.02%) Algorithms
5 13 (5.02%) Statistics
6 9 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.70%) iPad
8 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.16%) Xbox
10 1 (0.39%) BBC
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.86%) Android
2 7 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.54%) Linux
4 3 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (90.73%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (49.42%) Scrum
3 83 (32.05%) Business Analysis
4 61 (23.55%) BDD
5 58 (22.39%) Kanban
6 47 (18.15%) Mentoring
7 43 (16.60%) Software Engineering
8 42 (16.22%) Coaching
9 36 (13.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (13.51%) Project Management
11 33 (12.74%) SDLC
12 31 (11.97%) Waterfall
13 27 (10.42%) Unit Testing
14 25 (9.65%) Use Case
15 23 (8.88%) Wireframes
16 22 (8.49%) Test Automation
17 21 (8.11%) UML
18 20 (7.72%) Analytics
18 20 (7.72%) MVC
19 19 (7.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.31%) C#
2 31 (11.97%) Java
3 26 (10.04%) SQL
4 23 (8.88%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.86%) C++
6 6 (2.32%) PHP
7 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.77%) Perl
9 2 (0.77%) Python
10 1 (0.39%) Delphi
10 1 (0.39%) F#
10 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (18.53%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) ISEB
3 6 (2.32%) CBAP
3 6 (2.32%) IIBA
4 4 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.54%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) SDET
3 1 (0.39%) WAI
3 1 (0.39%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 19 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.63%) Red Hat
3 10 (3.86%) Google
4 7 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
4 7 (2.70%) Mapbox
5 3 (1.16%) Tableau
6 2 (0.77%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe
7 1 (0.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.39%) New Relic
7 1 (0.39%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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